Is anyone else like me? Does anyone else say 'yes' to things that you don't want to say 'yes' to because you feel guilty or obligated... or even just because you don't want to be the person who says no? Sometimes I wonder if I even know how to say 'no.' Why do I do … Continue reading Too much yes?
I read something today that struck me straight in the forehead with perspective and I just had to share it... Beth Moore wrote in her most recent bible study entitled, 'Quest:' "Faith knows that, when you wrestle with God, if you'll hang on long enough, the blessing will come. Sometimes we just let go too … Continue reading Too soon
One of my favorite things to gain perspective on is 'busy-ness.' And so even though I've talked about it here before, I'm going to do it again. And I can do that, because I'm The Thinker. But do you know what I'm talking about? The answer to 90% of the questions you ask people: How … Continue reading Are you a honeybee or a mosquito?
This past weekend I had the amazing privilege of attending a VP retreat in Oklahoma. Yes, I actually intended to go to Oklahoma in February, and it's actually one of the weekends of my year that I look forward to most. About 150 of us get together- all leaders in our respective businesses- and we … Continue reading Will you pound the stone?
So we’re still elbows deep in projects over here. When I say this house has been humbling, I mean this house has been HUMBLING. It’s half the size of my last house- humble city- and it’s 1000 times the work- steep learning curve- but it’s ours. We’re loving it. All of it. The good and … Continue reading Good news, Bad news